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Title Blinded by the light / New Line Cinema presents in association with Levantine Films and Ingenious Media ; a Bend It Films production ; directed and produced by Gurinder Chadha ; produced by Jane Barclay ; screenplay by Sarfraz Manzoor, Gurinder Chadha, Paul Mayeda Berges.

Publication Info. [Burbank, California] : Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc., [2019]
Burbank, CA : Warner Bros. Home Entertainment, [2019]


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Edition [Blu-ray version]
Description 1 videodisc (118 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Playing Time 015800
Physical Medium 4 3/4 in.
stamping rdapm
Description auditory captions
visual audio description
digital rdatr
optical rdarm
surround rdacpc
Dolby TrueHD 7.1 Dolby digital 5.1
HDTV rdabs
video file rdaft
1080p high definition
Motion pictures lcgft
System Details Blu-ray; 1080p high definition, widescreen presentation; Dolby TrueHD 7.1 (English), Dolby digital 5.1 (Portuguese); requires blu-ray player.
Language English or Portuguese dialogue; English described video; optional French, Spanish or Portuguese subtitles; English SDH (subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing).
Note English subtitles for the deaf and hard-of-hearing (SDH)
English descriptive audio tracks
Some dialogue and subtitle options not listed on container.
Cast Viveik Kalra, Kulvinder Ghir, Meera Ganatra, Nell Williams, Aaron Phagura, Dean-Charles Chapman, Nikita Mehta, Tara Divina, David Hayman, Sally Phillips, Marcus Brigstocke, Olivia Poulet, Frankie Fox, Rob Brydon, Hayley Atwell.
Credits Director of photography, Ben Smithard ; editor, Justin Krish ; original score by A.R. Rahman ; production designer, Nick Ellis ; costume designer, Annie Hardinge.
Note Originally produced as a motion picture in 2019.
Based on the book Greetings from Bury Park: Race. Religion. Rock 'n' roll by Sarfraz Manzoor.
Inspired by the words and music of Bruce Springsteen.
Summary Javed, a British teen of Pakistani descent, is growing up in England in 1987. Amidst the racial and economic turmoil of the times, he writes poetry as a means to escape the intolerance of his hometown and the inflexibility of his traditional father. But when he is introduced to the music of 'the Boss,' Javed sees parallels to his working-class life in Springsteen's powerful lyrics.
Audience MPAA rating: PG-13; for thematic material and language including some ethnic slurs.
Note Special features: Memoir to movie; The most crazy thing; deleted and extended scenes.
Subject Pakistanis -- Great Britain -- Drama.
Teenagers -- Great Britain -- Drama.
Music -- Drama.
Springsteen, Bruce -- Influence -- Drama.
Nineteen eighties -- Drama.
Genre/Form Comedy films.
Biographical films.
Historical films.
Musical films.
Film adaptations.
Fiction films.
Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Video recordings for people with visual disabilities.
Added Author Chadha, Gurinder, screenwriter, film producer, film director.
Barclay, Jane, 1960- film producer.
Manzoor, Sarfraz, 1971- screenwriter.
Berges, Paul Mayeda, screenwriter.
Kalra, Viveik, actor.
Ghir, Kulvinder, 1965- actor.
Ganatra, Meera, actor.
Williams, Nell, 1998- actor.
Phagura, Aaron, actor.
Chapman, Dean-Charles, 1997- actor.
Mehta, Nikita, actor.
Divina, Tara, actor.
Hayman, David, 1950- actor.
Phillips, Sally, 1970- actor.
Brigstocke, Marcus, actor.
Poulet, Olivia, actor.
Fox, Frankie, actor.
Brydon, Rob, 1965- actor.
Atwell, Hayley, 1982- actor.
Smithard, Ben, director of photography.
Krish, Justin, editor of moving image work.
Rahman, A. R., composer (expression)
Ellis, Nick, production designer.
Hardinge, Annie, costume designer.
Motion picture adaptation of (work): Manzoor, Sarfraz, 1971- Greetings from Bury Park.
New Line Cinema Corporation, presenter.
Levantine Films, presenter.
Ingenious Media, presenter.
Bend It Films, production company.
Warner Bros. Entertainment, publisher.
Warner Bros. Home Entertainment (Firm), distributor.
Standard No. 883929693849
Music No. 3000082292 Warner Bros. Entertainment (container)
2000151427 Warner Bros. Entertainment (disc)
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